"Based on fundamental assets, this study...surveys the evolution of Hanafi criminal reasoning (fiqh) within the Islamic international and assesses its ancient distinctiveness." -Islamic Horizons

Abu Hanifah Nu'man ibn Thabit was once one of many maximum pioneers within the historical past of Islamic legislation, relatively in criminal reasoning. The Hanafi felony tuition that he based has develop into the main broadly one of the world's Muslims. according to fundamental resources, this learn of the existence and legacy of Abu Hanifah additionally surveys the evolution of Hanafi felony reasoning (fiqh) in several areas of the Islamic international and assesses its ancient distinctiveness.

Mohammed Akram Nadwi is a examine fellow on the Oxford Centre for Islamic stories, and is the writer of a number of works together with al-Muhaddithat: the ladies students in Islam (2007).

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